Iraq free of sectarian violence during Ashura
Baghdad (CNN) -- The commemoration of Ashura, arguably the holiest day on the Shiite Muslim calendar, passed without significant violence in Iraq Sunday. The peace was a marked contrast to the last eight years in which hundreds of people died in ...
Pilgrims celebrate in Iraq
Millions flood Iraq shrine city for Ashura peak
At Renovated Iraq Shrine, Shiites Mark a Holy Day
Nine new Iraq, Afghan war vets joining Congress
WASHINGTON - As Tammy Duckworth sees it, her path to Congress began when she awoke in the fall of 2004 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. She was missing both of her legs and faced the prospect of losing her right arm. Months of agonizing therapy ...
What's worse: Congress or Iraq?
Iraqi Kurds send troops into standoff with Iraq army
ARBIL: Iraq's Kurdish region has sent reinforcements to a disputed area where its troops are involved in a standoff with the Iraqi army, a senior Kurdish military official said, despite calls on both sides for dialogue to calm the situation. The second ...
Peshmerga mass in northern Iraq as Nujaifi mediates
Kurds send in the troops to confront Iraq
Iraq speaker reports 'progress' in Arab-Kurd row
Fitchburg native survives Iraq war, Sandy's fury
Sentinel and Enterprise
FITCHBURG -- During two tours in Iraq, U.S. Army Sgt. Tom Bernard dodged bullets and improvised explosive devices, leaving with a single, small scar he obtained from getting caught on a nail and escaping the horrors of post-traumatic stress disorder ...
LETTER: Iraq used as US 'munitions dumping ground'
New Haven Register
Yifat Susskind, executive director of Madre, an international women's organization based in New York, its partner organization OWFI, Women's Freedom in Iraq, and other concerned groups have testified that chemical weapons such as depleted uranium and ...
BiH - an example for Iraq?
The chief task of the EU Integrated Rule of Law Mission for Iraq (EUJUST LEX-Iraq) is to provide training to Iraqis working for three main components of the state apparatus of Iraq: police, prisons and judiciary. Iraqi judges and prosecutors are ...
US troops possibly redeployed in Iraq: reports
Shanghai Daily (subscription)
BAGHDAD, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- Iraqi media has recently circulated unofficial reports about the possible redeployment of unites of U.S. soldiers in Iraq over fears that the Syrian crisis could spill over into Iraq. Earlier, the private Independent Press ...
Iraq to be quizzed on background of Alps massacre family as detectives ...
Mr al-Hilli's father, industrialist Kadhim, left Iraq in the Seventies with his wife, Fasiha, and two sons, Saad and Zaid, now 53. The al-Hilli brothers were said to have been involved in a dispute over £820,000 left by their father in an account in ...
French Alps Shooting Probe to Seek Details from Iraq
French Alps murders probe shifts focus to Iraq
Will Iraq be the the fast growing economy on earth?
The Wall Street bank's data shows that among all the major economies it tracks, Iraq will be the only country that will post double-digit-growth in 2012 - clocking a 10.5% improvement in GDP this year. China will emerge as the world's second fastest ...
Discipline, Not Democracy, for Afghanistan and Iraq
The U.S. government formally values the human right to be free from indefinite detention without charge, except in certain cases such as when the practice is useful for securing its own interests in Afghanistan and Iraq, writes Glenn Greenwald. An ...
Karzai: US forces violating detainee pact